Contact us

For enquiries or to make a booking contact Sian Fitzpatrick, Education Officer.

M: 0418 315 118

T: (03) 9032 7388

F: (03) 9032 7193



Workshop Times and Locations

La Trobe University, Bundoora Victoria

All technical workshops are now held within the state-of-the-art facilities of the Centre for AgriBioscience (AgriBio), just off the Ring Rd from the main campus. Click here to view map. On-site parking is available in the visitors car park at AgriBio. Tours of La Trobe University are also available on request.



2017, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday:

  • PCR – Yr 12 curriculum linked
  • DNA – Yr 10 curriculum linked
  • Issues in Gene Technology – Yr 12 curriculum linked


2017, Semester One – 24th of April – 12th of May

  • Get into Gums (Bioinformatics) – Yr 11 curriculum linked



University of Melbourne, Parkville Victoria

2016, July 11th – 22nd . Dates to be confirmed for 2017

  • Issues in Genes Technology

Please contact us for details. Click here to view map.


Rural and Regional outreach

Workshops may be held at rural and regional schools by arrangement. Outreach workshops include all those listed above, and Get into Grains, which is Grade 5-6 curriculum linked. Please contact us for details.